The Miniature American Shepherd was developed in the North American West in the late 1960's.
This is a medium sized herding dog that has extensive versatility. They make great traveling companions, agility, disc, herding, barn hunt, farm dogs, and show dogs.
The Mini Aussie is known as the Miniature American Shepherd when it's
registry is the American Kennel Club and with the United Kennel Club.
Females should be 13" and up to & including 17" tall.
The males should be 14" and up to & including 18" tall.
They may weigh 20 to 40 pounds as adults.
They come in a variety of colors: Blue Merle, Red Merle, Red, & Black.
They can also have a variety of eye colors including the marble color eyes.
Whether working stock, navigating an agility course, visiting a nursing home, or hanging out with the family,
this intensely curious and intelligent dog does it all with due diligence and a sense of humor.